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The concise Oxford dictionary of art terms
The concise Oxford dictionary of art terms
Clarke, Michael2008
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Searchable electronic version of over 1,800 terms used in the wide variety of visual media that makes up the art world.
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The concise Oxford dictionary of art terms / by Michael Clarke and Deborah Clarke
Oxford Oxford University Press 2008
Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Oxford Art Online is an innovative new gateway that offers users the ability to access and search the vast content of Grove Art Online and Oxford art reference in one location. With the 2008 complete redesign and the addition of substantial new Oxford reference content, Oxford Art Online offers the most extensive and easily searchable online art resource available today, a virtual art reference library of unparalleled scope and depth. The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms provides 1,800 entries on art terms, critical periods, and styles in the visual arts. The quick reference format includes materials, techniques, and foreign terms essential for navigating the current visual climate. Featuring clear definitions of movements and media, from Baroque to Minimalism, aquatint to raku, and canvas to Venetian glass, this publication provides succinct and accessible explanations of art terms. The full text of this reference work is available and searchable in Oxford Art Online, and is also cross-searchable with Grove Art Online content.
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703 OXF
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